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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power (2017)

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A decade after An Inconvenient Truth (2006) brought climate change to the heart of popular culture, the follow-up shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution.

Directors:

Bonni Cohen, Jon Shenk

Writer:

Al Gore
Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 6 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

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Credited cast:
Al Gore ... Self
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Cory Booker ... Self
George W. Bush ... Self
Bill Clinton ... Self (archive footage)
Laurent Fabius Laurent Fabius ... Self
Al Franken ... Self
Karenna Gore ... Self
Piyush Goyal Piyush Goyal ... Self
Chris Hayes ... Self (footage from The Tonight Show)
Anne Hidalgo ... Self
François Hollande ... Self
John Kerry ... Self
Marco Krapels Marco Krapels ... Self
Angela Merkel ... Self
Narendra Modi
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A sequel to The Inconvenient Truth, the follow-up documentary addresses the progress made to tackle the problem of climate change and Al Gore's global efforts to persuade governmental leaders to invest in renewable energy, culminating in the landmark signing of 2016's Paris Climate Agreement.

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Fight Like Your World Depends On It See more »

Genres:

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for thematic elements and some troubling images. | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Received two standing ovations at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. See more »

Goofs

The claim that "on August 7, 2016, 100% of Scotland's electricity came from wind power" is false. It is (reportedly) true that, on that (rather unusual) day, Scotland's windmills produced a wee bit more electricity than was consumed in Scotland. But electricity consumption is low during night hours and much higher than average during peak hours, and wind does not follow this pattern. Therefore a considerable part of the electricity consumed on that day had to come from other sources. See more »

Quotes

Al Gore: Ten years ago, when the movie An Inconvenient Truth came out, the single most criticised scene in that movie was an animated scene showing that the combination of sea level rise and storm surge would put the ocean water into the 9/11 memorial site, which was then under construction.
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Connections

Featured in Effecting Change: Speaking Truth to Power (2017) See more »

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Truth to Power
Performed by OneRepublic
Written by Ryan Tedder & T Bone Burnett
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Good Doc
13 July 2018 | by thekingsdomSee all my reviews

A thought provoking doc on what is a pretty serious problem facing us all. It's pretty mad to destroy your one and only home for some green paper but there you go, man is a moron. By the way, to understand all the critics google "The Merchants of Doubt". There you'll see how big business is spreading discord about climate change.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English | French | Russian | German | Mandarin

Release Date:

4 August 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$124,823, 30 July 2017

Gross USA:

$3,496,795

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$5,433,926
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Actual Films, Participant See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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